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Wind Tunnel Electronics Instrumentation Technician / Grand Prairie, TX

Req ID :
412910BR
Job Code/Title :
N8152:Technician Field
Job Description :
Lockheed Martin is seeking an Electronics Instrumentation Technician for a position in Grand Prairie, TX to work under the direction of the Test Engineer or Lab manager.

Duties include:
- Assist in operating and maintain the High Speed Wind Tunnel (HSWT) Laboratory and equipment
- Perform installation of wind tunnel model electrical and pressure instrumentation, as well as a variety of specialized electrical and electronic test equipment.
- Provide support to test operations and instrumentation calibrations departments
- Operation of equipment for electrical data signal acquisition
- Troubleshooting of laboratory systems
- Monitor test equipment and wind tunnel instrumentation and control systems to ensure accurate test results and avoid damage to the test facility or wind tunnel models

Position includes some 3rd shift work to support test operations

Basic Qualifications
- Ability to obtain a Secret / SAR security clearance
- Knowledge in the field of electronics and instrumentation with an understanding of the underlying principles
- Demonstrated electronics skills
- Ability to read schematics
- General knowledge of laboratory operations and test practices, electrical equipment operations, electronic test equipment
- Familiarity with engineering terminology
- Ability to work 3rd shift on as needed basis
- Candidate must be familiar with MS Office products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and be able to navigate in a Windows environment

Desired skills
- Photography and digital photo processing skills is a plus
- Prior experience working in a wind tunnel laboratory environment is desirable
- Familiarity with machine shop practices and associated equipment is a plus
- Experience with the application of strain gages, circuit fabrication or design of feedback control circuitry is desirable

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow.

Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Job Location(s): Grand Prairie Texas
Security Clearance :
Secret
Business Unit :
ESS0385 MISSILES AND FIRE CONTROL
Job Class :
Technicians
Job Category :
Hourly/Non-Exempt
City :
Grand Prairie
State :
TX
Virtual :
No
Relocation Available :
Possible
Work Schedule :
FLEX9x80A-Friday off in 2nd week w/flex hrs/day
Req Type :
Full-Time
Shift :
First
Additional Posting Locations :
Grand Prairie